Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other (39-9099)

Occupation description:  All personal care and service workers not listed separately.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 636715 12.48 1523
United States 93,20099,100 6.3590 2,1002,690

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with high employment opportunities. Read more.


2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 13.208.899.96 12.2215.5218.49
Alaska 13.499.759.76 9.7617.9822.58

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
78991 11.536.5 29.3
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation364
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation23
UI claimants previously working in occupation66
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 525
Number of job position postings 101
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 5.2

Alaska Licensing Information

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: None On-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training